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How 3G rugby pitches transform the game for clubs and players The safety and maintenance benefits of 3G Rugby Pitches. World Rugby believes that the technology used in artificial playing surfaces has improved over the years, making it far more beneficial for players. The increased use of 3G (third generation) rugby pitch construction has meant [...]
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Burton Albion FC 3G Pitch
ENGLAND MANAGER GARETH SOUTHGATE OPENS OUR NEW PITCH AT BURTON ALBION FC England football Manager, Gareth Southgate officially opened our newest 3G football pitch at Burton Albion's Pirelli Stadium in February 2017. This was a Football Association and Football Foundation project, where we worked with TigerTurf UK to install their Atomic Pro 60 3G surface. [...]
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3G sports pitch testing – FIFA guidelines Guidelines and testing for third generation sports pitches Third generation (3G) pitches are artificial sports pitches designed to mimic the look, characteristics and performance of real grass. 3G pitches are filled with both sand and rubber to keep the synthetic grass dense and upright. FIFA’s guidelines are in [...]
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Hockey Pitch Construction Where to Begin This guide has been designed to assist with answering initial questions we are often asked by clients when they first embark on their hockey pitch construction journey.  -How much does artificial hockey pitch construction cost? The cost of building a pitch can vary immensely. Do you require a simple [...]
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Water Based Hockey Pitch
Hockey and the Rio Olympics The Rio Olympics Showcased Just How Great Water-Based Artificial Hockey Pitches Are Following the success of Team GB Women’s hockey team, where they won gold at Rio, there has been much hype around the sport and types of artificial hockey pitches available. Both Olympic hockey pitches, and the training pitch [...]
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Gareth Southgate Opens New Pitch at Burton Albion
England Manager, Gareth Southgate opens Burton Albion's new sports pitch Pirelli Stadium's new 3G Pitch opening Football Foundation Ambassador and England Manager, Gareth Southgate, was invited to open the newly constructed TigerTurf and McArdle Sport Tec football pitch in Burton today. We sent one of our team to the Pirelli Stadium to attend the Football Foundation’s [...]
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McArdle Sport Tec Ltd, Geo Turf Consulting & TigerTurf UK- finalists in the SAPCA Awards 2016 McArdle's complex design & build project at Aberystwyth Town FC was nominated The SAPCA Awards 2016 were held on the 6th February 2017 at SAPCA's annual conference and awards dinner, we were thrilled to have one of our projects nominated for the [...]
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Atheletics Track
McArdle Sport Tec are in the starting blocks at the University of Birmingham 8-Lane Athletics Track Installation After submitting a detailed design and tender for the installation of a new athletics track at University of Birmingham, McArdle Sport Tec Ltd were thrilled to have been awarded the project contract. The large scale project for the [...]
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How your team can embark on the artificial 3G rugby pitch construction journey The 3G artificial pitch construction process- With the recent statement from the RFU suggesting they are looking to fund the construction of artificial 3G rugby pitches as part of their “AGP Programme”, and having installed one of the pilot pitches ourselves, we [...]
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Get Active in January 3G football pitch construction lets you train and play all year round As Christmas becomes a distant memory, much of the nation will set and break their new year’s resolutions before January is over. Playing on a 3G football pitch can help you stick at being more active, enabling you to [...]
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Artificial Hockey Pitch
Beating the winter with an artificial hockey pitch - With only a few weeks until Christmas and temperatures dropping below freezing this week, winter is finally here. How does the change in the seasons affect your hockey clubs’ match fixtures? The most common complaints we hear about natural turf pitches are weather related. Be it [...]
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artificial hockey pitch
Our top tips for maintaining artificial hockey pitches In order to keep your artificial hockey pitch looking and performing its best it is vital to maintain it. A well-maintained pitch will optimise playing conditions, reduce chance of injury and ensure the pitch drains effectively. When you appoint a hockey pitch construction contractor they should consider [...]
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Athletics track
Athletics Track Construction - Types of Track Porous vs Sandwich Systems We are proud to be specialists when it comes to athletics track construction. We have installed many tracks, from the 2002 Manchester Commonwealth Games track to numerous tracks in schools and colleges which range in size, track system, colour and budget. The most commonly [...]
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Cardiff Met Uni Continue to Work with Sports Surface Specialists McArdle Sport Tec After the successful installation of a FIFA accredited pitch at Cardiff Metropolitan University’s Cyncoed Campus in 2014, McArdle Sport Tec have been chosen to work with Cardiff Met Uni once again. The latest project at the Cyncoed Campus involves the construction of [...]
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Rugby Expo 2016 3rd & 4th November, Ricoh Arena McArdle Sport Tec Ltd will be exhibiting at the Rugby Expo 2016 on Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th November at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. Sports surface specialists will be available to provide the very best advice to aid sports construction and planning for both elite and [...]
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McArdle Sport Tec & TigerTurf selected for RFU’s Artificial 3G Rugby Pitch Construction Pilot Scheme McArdle Sport Tec and TigerTurf are pleased to have been selected as the contractor/manufacturer team appointed for the artificial 3G rugby pitch construction at major rugby club Hornets RFC, Weston-Super-Mare.  Working with TigerTurf, McArdle’s will be installing their new “Rugby [...]
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All-weather pitch
Filbert Fox Opens Our Latest All-Weather Pitch in Leicester Filbert Fox joins Dion Dublin & Matt Elliott at the official opening of our latest all-weather pitch McArdle Sport Tec are honoured to have had one of our latest all-weather football pitches at Wreake Valley Academy opened by some very special guests. Dion Dublin, a Football [...]
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3G Football Pitch Construction – Sheffield’s Pilot FA Hubs
The FA's Pilot Hubs in Sheffield The 3G football pitch construction of 2 brand new pitches at Thorncliffe Recreation Ground In 2014, The Football Association unveiled its plan to build more than 150 new “football hubs” at over 30 major UK city locations. In order to achieve this, the FA pledged to invest more than [...]
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3G Football Pitch Construction - Bala Town
Bala Town Football Club Invest in New 3G Pitch Maes Tegid is ready for new 3G football pitch construction On Monday 4th July 2016, McArdle Sport Tec commenced the construction of Welsh Premier League team, Bala Town FC’s new 3G football pitch. The 3G football pitch construction project involves removing the existing grass surface and [...]
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McArdle Sport Tec Installing 'Ecocept' at Aberystwyth Town FC After a competitive tender and interview process, 3G football pitch construction specialists, McArdle Sport Tec are delighted to have been awarded a contract by Welsh Premier League side Aberystwyth Town FC to install a state-of-the-art third-generation pitch at the club’s ground. McArdle Sport Tec offered the [...]
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